Assyrians March in Sweden for Genocide Recognition

26/1/15 Stockholm (AINA) -- More than two thousand Assyrians marched for genocide recognition on Sunday in six cities in Sweden. The marchers held torches and Assyrian flags as they walked silently in Stockholm, Gothenburg, Norrkoping, Linkoping, Jonköping and Orebro. The march was organized by the Assyrian Federation of Sweden and its affiliated organizations to commemorate the centennial ...

Assyrian Genocide Monument Erected in Athens

21/10/14 Athens, Greece (AINA) -- An Assyrian genocide monument was erected yesterday in Athens, Greece, where 8,000 Assyrians live. The monument is a memorial for the Assyrian victims of the Turkish genocide of Christians in World War One, which claimed 750,000 Assyrians (75%), 1.5 million Armenians and 500,000 Pontic Greeks. Four hundred people, Assyrians, Greeks and Armenians, ...